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Knock out system for Chess Queens
Julys 19, 2008
World Women's Chess Championship, a sixty-four-player tournament, which is to start in Nalchik on August 28, will be held on the knock out (Olympic) system eliminating participants within six rounds. There will be five rounds of matches, comprising two games per round, with the winners progressing to the next round. The 6th round (final round) shall be played over four games and the winner will be declared Women's World Champion. Read more...

Who will become the 12 champion?
Julys 16, 2008
After Maia Chiburdanidze Chinese player Xie Jun got into the chess Olymp. But her triumph didn't last long. A Hungarian Zsuzsa Polgar burst into the chess elite like a hurricane and had kept the champion title for a long time. Read more...

Golden Crown for the Chess Queen will be decorated with diamonds
Julys 14, 2008
The Championship will be held in Intour Hotel "Sindica". Special screens will be fixed in a Large conference hall and a lobby. Organizers plan to invite World Chess Champion Boris Spassky as a commentator. Scripts of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies in the open-air Zeleny Theatre have already been written, advertising video clips and a film about KBR are being shot. Read more...






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